Ms. Minaj had the pleasure of being one of the features on Elle’s April issue. The April issue specifically embraced women in music. Nicki Minaj strikes a bold pose, wearing a Mark Fast knit minidress and Maison Martin Margiela bodysuit, in a black-and-white photo. In the interview, hip-hopâ€™s reigning diva speaks about competing with her male peers and how she visions herself the lead in the pack. READ MORE
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Drake made a surprise appearance during the Washington, D.C. stop on Lil Wayne’s “I Am Still Music” tour, performing several songs with his mentor, and addressing the rumors that he had split from his Young Money crew.
Introducing his Canadian protÃ©gÃ© with a heartfelt dedication before launching into their duet, ‘Miss Me,’ Wayne thanked the crowd for their support.
“I know ya’ll know a few months ago I was locked up and s–t, but it was people like Drake and people like y’all that made me feel like I wasn’t even there, so I appreciate that s–t. I really do. I just wanted you to miss me while I was gone!”
Tank recently had the opportunity to perform on the Wendy Williams show. There he revealed that he was under new management which explains all the positive and productive press he has been receiving since the release of his latest album entitled “Now or Never”. His new manager happens to be Manny, former manager of the hit making song-tress Keyshia Cole.
While on the Wendy Williams Show, I observed a fresh and revitalizing energy from Tank, I could imagine that being so, having the right people in your corner and who solely have your best interest at heart, is a major key to the success in the music industry especially while the industry is so fragile right now. READ MORE
On the heels of extending his first look deal with Lionsgate for another two years, Tyler Perry is about to begin filming â€œGood Deeds,â€ a new production for the studio in which heâ€™ll once again work both in front of and behind the cameras, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
In addition to directing and writing the original screenplay, Perry will play the title character, Glen Deeds, in the romantic drama about a successful entrepreneur whoâ€™s about to get married when he suddenly finds himself more interested in a down-on-her-luck single mother than his uptown fiance. READ MORE
Over the weekend one of Atlantaâ€™s favorite celebrity residents celebrated his birthday in a major way. International hit maker RL from the R&B music group Next had ATLâ€™s party scene on lock. Two of the biggest clubs in Atlanta, Mansion Elan and Luxe Ultra Lounge graciously pulled out their red carpets for RL and his entire entourage and treated him like the Royal Prince he is.
In attendance to Host his two-day party extravaganza were his loyal band members Tweet and T-Low who to say the least know how to bring the party out and get the crowd hyped with their hysterical personalities and wild dance moves. It was definitely some hollywood treatment, each night RL and his entourage pulled up in an eight to ten car following, the likes of Q Parker from R&B group 112, Super Music Executive & Author Shanti Das, Cynthia Bailey and Peter Thomas of RHOA, NFL Hall of Famer Marshal Faulk and many more graced the club with their presence. And lets just say they didnâ€™t shut the clubs down until the weeeeeee hours in the morning!
The most beautiful part of the weekend was seeing RL and his ORIGINAL band members together exuding love everywhere they went. The group is back together and better than ever. â€œNextâ€ is currently in the works on preparing a comeback album to remind the old and new school the true essence of what REAL music is. I definitely believe the industry is missing that element so hereâ€™s a open invitation to all the R&B groups to come and make a statement like â€œNEXTâ€ is embarking on.
This Year one of Atlanta’s favorite radio personalities Ryan Cameron hosted his sixth annual charity youth golf tournament. The Charity is dedicated into helping various students create healthy transitions from childhood to adulthood with resources and programs designed to empower, inspire and encourage positive growth.
The Ryan Cameron Foundation delivers on the community outreach on various levels. Primarily recognized for financially supporting Atlanta based not-for-profit organizations, we are open to reviewing partnership opportunities that allow us to continue to serve our community. READ MORE
Two months ago, Flavor Flav’s Chicken opened in Clinton, Iowa drawing national attention. Friday, the restaurant held it’s official grand opening but some say it wasn’t so gran as employees are coming forward saying their paychecks are bouncing.
“My check was only $150 and they couldn’t even cash it”
said Flavor Flav’s chicken employee Kelly Butler.
Both Kelly Butler and Kim Kostka say the owner of Flavor Flav’s chicken, Nick Cimino owe them three weeks of pay after their checks bounced.
“The Money I did have left over in my account has gone to the bouncing checks”
said employee Kim Kostka. READ MORE
The Notorious B.I.G.’s son, Christopher Jordan Wallace, is no stranger to the silver screen. After he made a debut in his late father’s 2009 biopic ‘Notorious,’ the young actor will appear in the upcoming comedy ‘Everything Must Go’ alongside actor Will Ferrell.
The film follows Nick Halsey, played by Ferrell, a middle-aged, recovering alcoholic who suffers a relapse and loses his job and family. He then attempts to sell all of his possessions in an ongoing yard sale, which becomes a neighborhood spectacle. Fourteen-year-old C.J. Wallace plays the character Kenny Loftus, a neighborhood boy who befriends the struggling Ferrell and helps him through his crisis. READ MORE